6 kids are freed from sweatshops! Blue Dragon's Rescue Team found all 6 kids yesterday following the information gathered from the Early Warning System training for teachers in Hue, Central Vietnam (http://bit.ly/2iWZaTD). The children are only 13 and 14 years old....read more
'Linh' is 14 years old, but due to her circumstances, she wasn't able to go to school. She didn't know how to read or write. With Blue Dragon's support, in 2 years, she managed to learn how to do so, and is now in Grade 3! She didn't let the fact that she is a...read more
Blue Dragon's legal team was experienced enough to deal with the lies told by 3 traffickers in court yesterday. The 3 men who tried to sell 2 girls to brothels in China were successfully convicted. The men had gone to the homes of the 2 girls to talk about good jobs...read more
What does being 'job ready' mean? 2 years ago, Blue Dragon found that many teens who were placed in jobs did not stay for long. After evaluating the situation, Blue Dragon came up with the Career Preparation Program. All teens over the age of 15 are encouraged to take...read more
How do you persuade parents who think that their kids have gone for 'training', and not sold into sweatshops? Blue Dragon staff tried using videos. Thanks to the Early Warning System training run by Blue Dragon for teachers in 2 schools in central Vietnam, the team...read more
'Thao', 'Mai' and 'Le' will always remember the last hours of 2016. They were rescued by the Blue Dragon team, and just crossed the border between China and Vietnam. All were trafficked for forced marriages. Le was just 15 at the time. She had followed her friends who...read more
It has been very hard for families who are already struggling to be hit with flooding in central Vietnam. Blue Dragon has just distributed 100kg of rice to the families of kids supported by Blue Dragon. It will help feed the kids and stop them from going hungry....read more
Good news! Blue Dragon represented 'Van' in court and 2 traffickers who sold her were sentenced to 5 years and 30 months in jail respectively. The third was spared after the judge considered her situation. She has a disabled child and is very poor. All three have been...read more
It will be the first shelter for trafficking survivors to be built in Central Vietnam. The British Ambassador and Founder of Blue Dragon were present at the ground breaking ceremony recently together with Vietnamese government officials. Funded by the British...read more
Sign up to our newsletter
Don’t miss our latest news, upcoming events, campaigns, and activities. Sign up!
Dragon Tales December 2018
In this month’s newsletter, read a carer’s experiences with sex trafficking survivors; learn how many Blue Dragon school students graduated from Grade 12 and entered university; see how Blue Dragon is working to reduce the risks of online traffickers; and find out how you can help to fill a hungry belly this Christmas!